Proseminar - Computer Grafik und Visualisierung
Preliminary schedule: Do 14:00-15:30, MI 02.13.010
The seminar is anticipated to be held on 3./4. and 25./26. July 2007 in room 02.13.010.
The main purpose of this seminar is to introduce the basic ideas of computer graphics. This is done by means of analyzing certain steps in the rendering pipeline and their implementation in different graphics APIs and software toolkits.
To sucessfully participate in this seminar, the attendants will have to prepare a talk, which should last about 45 minutes. Supplementary, a short workout (approximately 2 pages) should be prepared. During the preparation for the talks, independing investigation for further reading is desired. For more details, please see Seminar FAQ (PDF).
Topics and Talks
DirectX/OpenGL Rendering Pipeline
Geometric representation and processing
Shading and Lighting
The animation process
- Foley, Van Dam, Feiner, Hughes: Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice, Addison-Wesley, 2nd edition in C
- Griebel, Bungartz, Zenger: Computer Graphik, Vieweg Verlag
- In case google fails, ask us for material.